Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend

Presented by Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals

February 18 – 21, 2016 in Orlando, FL

Fundraising Minimums

All new Team HFOT members must raise a minimum of $600.
All past Team HFOT runners in good standing must raise a minimum of $500.
Fundraising minimums must be met by race weekend, February 21, 2016.

Registration Fees

Please note that upon registering for any race event on Team HFOT, you will be immediately charged the registration fee for your race.

This fee does not count towards your minimum fundraising commitment.

Disney Princess 5K Presented by Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Participant: SOLD OUT
Disney Princess Enchanted 10K Presented by Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals  Participant: SOLD OUT
Disney Princess Half Marathon Presented by Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Participant: SOLD OUT
Disney Glass Slipper Challenge Presented by Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Participant: SOLD OUT
Pre-Registered Participant: $5 registration fee + fundraising minimum

*Note: Pre-Registered Participants are those who have already secured their registration in race weekend via runDisney.
Team HFOT will not provide a race spot for these participants.

 

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All Team HFOT members receive:

  • Custom team jersey
  • Fundraising web page that you can personalize and manage
  • Personalized support & technical help
  • Fundraising Toolkit & HFOT promotional material
  • Team goody bag
  • Specially-priced Walt Disney World® Resort Hotel rate
  • Specially-priced Walt Disney World® Theme Park Tickets

 

runDisney Health & Fitness Expo

Expo Schedule:

    • Thursday, February 18
    • Friday, February 19
    • Saturday, February 20

Expo Location: ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex
Jostens Center & HP Field House
700 S Victory Way
Kissimmee, FL

Headquarters for everything you need to prepare for race weekend is at runDisney Health & Fitness Expo at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. The Expo is where you’ll pick up your official race number and packet, check out the newest Official runDisney Race Weekend Merchandise, and get a sneak peek at the latest in apparel and fitness equipment. The Expo will also showcase a Speaker Series that includes appearances by celebrity runners and seminars on training, racing, and nutrition featuring speakers and panelists from the world of running.

Race Packet Pick-Up

All participants are required to attend Packet Pick-up, located at the runDisney Health & Fitness Expo to retrieve their bib.  Runners are required to download their personalized race number pick-up card and waiver online (available approximately one month prior to the event).

*Participants must attend Packet Pick-up at the runDisney Health & Fitness Expo to receive their race packet, bib, and tech shirt. Finisher medals will be distributed to finishers during the race. None of these items will be mailed to registrants that did not participate.

Packet Pick-up is not available on race morning.

Team Hotel

Hotel Information: Team HFOT has a room block at a Walt Disney World® Resort Hotel! Please refer to your team emails for information on how to book your room. We encourage everyone to take advantage of this room block. Walt Disney World® Resort Hotels offer free transportation to and from Orlando International Airport, Walt Disney World® Theme Parks, and each race event.

Homes for Our Troops Team Pasta Dinner 

Homes for Our Troops will be hosting a Team Dinner on Friday, February 19, 2016! Stay tuned for more details!

Spectators

Team HFOT Cheering Brigade T-Shirts

Each Team HFOT runner will be provided with two free Cheering Brigade shirts for your family! These bright yellow t-shirts make it easy for you to spot your family along the race course.  Additional shirts can be purchased for $10 each.

For the best viewing areas for spectators, including within the Magic Kingdom®, please refer to the Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend’s website here and click on “Spectators”.

Shuttles & Parking

Shuttles
Getting around is easy for Walt Disney World® Resort guests during the Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend. Buses will be indicated by the Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend signs placed in the front windows and will run every 20 minutes from Walt Disney World® Resorts to the following events:

runDisney Health & Fitness Expo:

    • Thursday, February 18
    • Friday, February 19
    • Saturday, February 20

Last buses will depart from the Expo 30 minutes after it closes.

  • Disney Princess 5K: Friday, February 19 | 4:00am – 6:00am and 7:30am – 10:30am
  • runDisney Kids Races: Please use transportation to the runDisney Health & Fitness Expo to reach the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex.
  • Disney Princess Enchanted10K presented by Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals: Saturday, February 20 | 3:30am – 5:00am and 7:00am – 11:00am
  • Disney PrincessHalf Marathon presented by Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals: Sunday, February 21 | 3:00am – 4:00am and 7:00am – 11:00am

Please note, Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend Transportation is only provided to and from Walt Disney World® Resorts. If you are staying at a Resort on property, please check with your front desk for a pick-up location. Participants staying at a Walt Disney World® Resort are strongly encouraged to use the event transportation to all Race Weekend events. Guests not staying at a Walt Disney World® Resort will need to provide their own transportation to race weekend activities.

Parking

Athletes and spectators should plan on arriving at Epcot® by 4:30am on race mornings. The main entrance of Epcot® from World Drive will be closed to all traffic from 5:00am to 7:00am on the mornings of the Half Marathon. All traffic will be directed to the Magic Kingdom® Parking Lot where they will be transported to Epcot® via monorail.

For more information on shuttles and parking, please visit the Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend presented by Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals website here and click “Transportation” under the “Plan” heading.

Contact

Cara Yanosick  – Email: cyanosick@hfotusa.org / Office: 508-823-3300, ext. 229 M-F 9am – 5pm.

 

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**Photos courtesy of MarathonFoto